Meet The Band

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JAMES HETFIELD (Clint)
NICKNAME: Lovers, Big Dog, Boofhead
EQUIPMENT: Mesa Boogie – Dual Rectifier, two 4×12 cabs
Esp Ltd Snakebyte (White)/ Esp Ltd White Iron Cross
Ken Lawrence Sun inlay Explorer (Replica)/ Esp Ltd GRYNCH
Esp Ltd EC- 1000 (JH3)/ Esp Ltd MX 250 (Chrome Plated)
Esp Ltd JH Truckster/Esp Ltd George Lynch Baritone 

”Sorry, but I can’t reveal the secret to my Hetfield clean tones, sorry”

MICROPHONES:  Shure Super 55 Special Edition (B&R)
PET HATE: People who are cruel to others or animals
FAV SONG TO PLAY: Whatever song I’m currently playing
FAV ALBUM: Whatever album I’m currently listening to
PRE GIG RITUALS: Gatorade & a good vocal warm-up

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KIRK HAMMETT (George)

George is endorsed by DUNLOP STRINGS

NICKNAME: Gooch, Georgie boy
EQUIPMENT: Ibanez RG 350 DX w/ custom Dimarzio Tonezone
Pickup on the bridge  
Esp Ltd KH202 ESPLtd MH 50 w/ custom Dimarzio Tonezone
Pickup on the bridge (You can tell I like the Tonezone… hehehehe…)
Solid state rack power amp (Phonic 125 watts X2)
Preamp = Marshall solid state – Valvestate 9002 Preamp
FX – Boss GT5 w/ Boss Metalzone pedal looped as the distortion source
PET HATE: Bad organisation… I hate it!
FAV SONG TO PLAY: Damage Inc
FAV ALBUM: Master of Puppets
PRE GIG RITUALS: A few beers, how many? Depends if I’m driving or not!

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LARS ULRICH (Brad)

NICKNAME: Braddles, Puddles (Coined by the guys from Foundry Road)
EQUIPMENT: TAMA Silverstar Cherry Burst 10" / 12" rack toms 14" / 16" floor toms
22" kick drum 14" snare Tama speed cobra double kicks, Tama speed cobra hi-hat stand
& Vic Firth Mike Portnoy sticks                                                                                                              
PET HATE: Idiots on the road!
FAV SONG TO PLAY: Fuel m/ 
FAV ALBUM: Black album (Metallica)
PRE GIG RITUALS: Give the muscles a good stretch, there’s nothing worse than having a leg cramp up in the middle of a set! Other than that, have a beer or two and chillax before the show!

 

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ROB TRUJILLIO (Mitchel)

NICKNAME:The boys will have to give me one at one of the up coming shows!
EQUIPMENT: Warwick basses MarkBass cabs Gallien Krueger heads
PET HATE: POSERS!
FAV SONG TO PLAY: Changes all the time, at the moment it’s Bellz
FAV ALBUM: Again this changes all the time, at the moment ...And Justice for All
PRE GIG RITUALS: Stretch, warm up on the bass and a few vocal warm ups preferably
somewhere quiet and all alone before the big rock show